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The Resource The other Alcott, Elise Hooper

The other Alcott, Elise Hooper

Label
The other Alcott
Title
The other Alcott
Statement of responsibility
Elise Hooper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale inspired by the life of Louisa May Alcott's youngest sister finds young May longing to study art outside of the confines of her Concord home before turning down a marriage proposal and pursuing an identity in contrast to the spoiled and worldly character of Amy in her sister's famed novel
Summary
While her sister Louisa crafts stories, May Alcott is a talented and dedicated artist, taking lessons in Boston, turning down a marriage proposal from a well-off suitor, and facing scorn for entering what is very much a man's profession. When Louisa's Little Women is published, its success eases the family's financial burdens. But May is struck to the core by the portrayal of selfish, spoiled "Amy March." Is this what her beloved sister really thinks of her? May embarks on a quest to discover her own true identity, as an artist and a woman
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10571425
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The other Alcott, Elise Hooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes P.S.: insights, interviews & more ..
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21106211
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
408 pages, 17 pages
Isbn
9780062645333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967501380
  • (OCoLC)967501380
Label
The other Alcott, Elise Hooper
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes P.S.: insights, interviews & more ..
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21106211
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
408 pages, 17 pages
Isbn
9780062645333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967501380
  • (OCoLC)967501380

Library Locations

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      201 E. Front St., South Whitley, IN, 46787, US
      41.084667 -85.626416

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